• Teacher in theft case placed on leave
    April 22,2013
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
     
    Teacher in theft case put on leave

    RICHFORD An elementary school teacher who police say embezzled about $3,500 while serving as treasurer of the Richford Parent Teacher Organization has been placed on paid leave from her teaching duties.

    Vermont State Police said 35-year-old Shawna Steinhour embezzled the money from October 2011 to March 22.

    Franklin Northeast School Superintendent Jay Nichols told The Burlington Free Press that Steinhour will be on an indefinite paid leave from the school while the matter is being investigated.

    The newspaper said attempts to reach Steinhour or her husband, who serves on the town School Board, have been unsuccessful.
    • Email Article
    •  
    •  Print Article
    2 Comments
    MORE IN This Just In
    WEATHERSFIELD -- A 29-year-old man died Wednesday night after his motorcycle left... Full Story
    The family of Julia Lathrop will host an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner buffet at the Downtown... Full Story
    Teen avoids deer, hits utility pole

    PAWLET Vermont State Police said a teenager... Full Story
    More Articles